The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 16 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 116 107 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 12.85% 11.41% 11.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.41% 13.72% 14.31%
Number of salaries quoted 101 95 94
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
753 780 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 83.39% 83.16% 82.28%
Number of salaries quoted 586 681 609
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Southampton region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Southampton

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Southampton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering.

1 128 (49.81%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (44.36%) JavaScript
3 100 (38.91%) Linux
4 99 (38.52%) HTML
5 90 (35.02%) Java
6 82 (31.91%) CSS
7 80 (31.13%) C#
7 80 (31.13%) TDD
8 78 (30.35%) .NET
9 71 (27.63%) Continuous Integration
10 69 (26.85%) C++
10 69 (26.85%) XML
11 68 (26.46%) OO
11 68 (26.46%) SQL Server
12 64 (24.90%) SQL
13 62 (24.12%) UNIX
14 60 (23.35%) Python
15 59 (22.96%) Degree
16 57 (22.18%) PHP
17 54 (21.01%) Computer Science
18 51 (19.84%) Oracle
19 50 (19.46%) Jenkins
20 45 (17.51%) MVC
21 44 (17.12%) MySQL
21 44 (17.12%) Windows
21 44 (17.12%) ASP.NET
21 44 (17.12%) jQuery
22 42 (16.34%) Algorithms
23 41 (15.95%) C
23 41 (15.95%) BDD

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (7.78%) Tomcat
2 10 (3.89%) WebLogic
3 5 (1.95%) Apache TomEE
4 3 (1.17%) Apache
4 3 (1.17%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.78%) Node.js
6 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.39%) CMS
6 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.39%) Drupal
6 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 31 (12.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.28%) Broadband
2 5 (1.95%) LAN
2 5 (1.95%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.95%) Internet
3 3 (1.17%) DNS
4 2 (0.78%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.78%) SNMP
5 1 (0.39%) HTTP
5 1 (0.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (26.46%) SQL Server
2 44 (17.12%) MySQL
3 37 (14.40%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.39%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.39%) Redis
5 1 (0.39%) Big Data
5 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.39%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.39%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.39%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.39%) DB2
Development Applications
1 50 (19.46%) Jenkins
2 32 (12.45%) Git (software)
3 25 (9.73%) Maven
4 21 (8.17%) Subversion
5 19 (7.39%) JIRA
6 18 (7.00%) Cucumber
7 17 (6.61%) Eclipse
8 10 (3.89%) Bugzilla
8 10 (3.89%) CruiseControl
8 10 (3.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 10 (3.89%) Hudson
8 10 (3.89%) Grunt
8 10 (3.89%) RSpec
9 7 (2.72%) Visual Studio
10 6 (2.33%) Ant
10 6 (2.33%) JUnit
11 5 (1.95%) JSUnit
11 5 (1.95%) Jasmine
12 4 (1.56%) Gradle
13 3 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (1.95%) Games
2 4 (1.56%) Finance
3 3 (1.17%) Aerospace
3 3 (1.17%) Marketing
4 1 (0.39%) Automotive
4 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.39%) Advertising
4 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.39%) Electronics
4 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 141 (54.86%) Developer
2 96 (37.35%) Software Engineer
3 43 (16.73%) Software Developer
4 38 (14.79%) Senior Developer
5 35 (13.62%) Graduate
5 35 (13.62%) Java Developer
6 29 (11.28%) C# Developer
7 27 (10.51%) PHP Developer
8 24 (9.34%) Senior Software Engineer
9 19 (7.39%) Senior C# Developer
10 18 (7.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 17 (6.61%) Graduate Developer
12 16 (6.23%) Lead Developer
13 11 (4.28%) Technical Leader
13 11 (4.28%) Graduate Java Developer
14 10 (3.89%) C# Software Developer
14 10 (3.89%) C++ Software Engineer
14 10 (3.89%) Mobile Software Engineer
14 10 (3.89%) WPF Developer
15 7 (2.72%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (38.52%) HTML
2 82 (31.91%) CSS
3 78 (30.35%) .NET
4 69 (26.85%) XML
5 44 (17.12%) ASP.NET
5 44 (17.12%) jQuery
6 40 (15.56%) AngularJS
7 35 (13.62%) Ajax
7 35 (13.62%) JSON
8 34 (13.23%) RESTful
9 32 (12.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (12.45%) Spring
10 30 (11.67%) .NET Framework
10 30 (11.67%) HTML5
11 28 (10.89%) CSS3
12 27 (10.51%) ASP.NET Web API
13 26 (10.12%) SOAP
14 25 (9.73%) Web Services
15 23 (8.95%) LAMP
16 21 (8.17%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 54 (21.01%) Computer Science
2 42 (16.34%) Algorithms
3 36 (14.01%) Mathematics
4 29 (11.28%) Client/Server
5 19 (7.39%) Kindle
6 12 (4.67%) Open Source
7 7 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.72%) Physics
7 7 (2.72%) Statistics
8 5 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.56%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.17%) Life Science
11 1 (0.39%) Robotics
11 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.39%) VHDL
11 1 (0.39%) Verilog
11 1 (0.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 100 (38.91%) Linux
2 62 (24.12%) UNIX
3 44 (17.12%) Windows
4 12 (4.67%) Android
5 10 (3.89%) Windows CE
6 8 (3.11%) Windows 8
7 7 (2.72%) Solaris
8 5 (1.95%) FreeBSD
9 4 (1.56%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.78%) Debian
10 2 (0.78%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (49.81%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (31.13%) TDD
3 71 (27.63%) Continuous Integration
4 68 (26.46%) OO
5 45 (17.51%) MVC
6 41 (15.95%) BDD
7 35 (13.62%) Multithreading
8 33 (12.84%) Scrum
9 25 (9.73%) Test Automation
10 24 (9.34%) Mentoring
10 24 (9.34%) Project Management
11 22 (8.56%) User Stories
12 19 (7.39%) Domain-Driven Design
13 18 (7.00%) Coaching
13 18 (7.00%) OO PHP
13 18 (7.00%) OOD
14 17 (6.61%) Data Analysis
14 17 (6.61%) Automated Testing
15 15 (5.84%) E-Commerce
16 12 (4.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 114 (44.36%) JavaScript
2 90 (35.02%) Java
3 80 (31.13%) C#
4 69 (26.85%) C++
5 64 (24.90%) SQL
6 60 (23.35%) Python
7 57 (22.18%) PHP
8 41 (15.95%) C
9 29 (11.28%) Ruby
10 25 (9.73%) PL/SQL
11 12 (4.67%) T-SQL
12 9 (3.50%) Perl
13 5 (1.95%) MATLAB
13 5 (1.95%) Go
14 4 (1.56%) Embedded C
15 3 (1.17%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.17%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.17%) PHP5
15 3 (1.17%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 59 (22.96%) Degree
2 22 (8.56%) PhD
3 2 (0.78%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.39%) ISEB
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (11.28%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.33%) QA
3 5 (1.95%) DICOM
4 2 (0.78%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.39%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (0.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (1.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 51 (19.84%) Oracle
2 15 (5.84%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.50%) Zend
4 8 (3.11%) Google
5 2 (0.78%) IBM
5 2 (0.78%) Serena
6 1 (0.39%) Borland
6 1 (0.39%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.39%) SAP
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, bonus scheme
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £33,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bupa, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + exceptional benefits package!!!
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £31000 - £40000 per annum + exceptional benefits package!!!
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Health care
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Ordnance Survey
Salary: £34,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago